ClimaFruit will establish transnational cooperation between research institutions and the NSR berry fruit industry in order to maximize the implementation of innovative technologies. Thereby, the project will secure, sustain & grow the economic value of the industry under by developing a world leading Berry Fruit Cluster in the NSR to ensure investment opportunities, sustainable use of resources & the production of healthy food.

The project will produce methods to reduce the carbon footprint of the industry, superior plant material and future production strategies better suited to the NSR climate, as well as a virtual Soft Fruit Climate Change and Environment Centre, ensuring the continuous uptake of methods by the berry fruit industry.


Duration: 01/10/2009 - 30/09/2013

Priority: 1 - Building on our Capacity for Innovation

Aera of Intervention: 1.2 Building the transnational dimension of clusters and research and innovation networks

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